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Visiting faculty position in Biology


The Department of Biology at Washington & Lee University is seeking applications for two visiting faculty positions in ecology and environmental studies for the 2014-2015 academic year:

1. Ecology / zoology. The successful candidate will be expected to teach lab courses in ecology and zoology and additional courses related to their area of expertise (e.g. field entomology, conservation biology, etc.)

2. Aquatic biology / environmental studies. The successful candidate will teach a lab course in aquatic biology, an introductory environmental studies course, and additional courses related to their area of expertise (e.g. field ichthyology, natural resource management etc.)

Completion of the Ph.D. is preferred, but we will consider well-qualified ABD applicants. A complete description of the Department of Biology is accessible from the biology department web site: http://www.wlu.edu/x12263.xml Applicants should submit a letter of application, including curriculum vitae and statements of teaching goals and interests, to HumstonR@wlu.edu. In addition, signed hard copies of three reference letters should be sent by referees directly to: Dr. Robert Humston, Department of Biology, Washington & Lee University, Lexington, VA 24450. Scanned copies of letters emailed directly from referees will be accepted as well. Washington & Lee University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.